Stories tagged: "University of Virginia"


CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - AUGUST 11:  Protesters with the group Students Act Against White Supremacy speak on the campus of the University of Virginia during an event marking the one year anniversary of a deadly clash between white supremacists and counter protesters August 11, 2018 in Charlottesville, Virginia. Charlottesville has been declared in a state of emergency by Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam as the city braces for the one year anniversary of the deadly clash between white supremacist forces and counter protesters over the potential removal of Confederate statues of Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson. A ÒUnite the RightÓ rally featuring some of the same groups is planned for tomorrow in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
UVA Protest Restrictions ‘Too Broad,’ Some Students Feel

RICHMOND - Following the deadly white supremacist attack in Charlottesville on August 11 and 12 in 2017, the University of Virginia (UVA) made some hard but understandable decisions.

UVA Law Students Volunteered to Safeguard Election

CHARLOTTESVILLE-UVA law students spent their Election Day monitoring polling places in Charlottesville for voter intimidation.

Dr. Steven Zeichner, part of UVA's team working on a COVID-19 vaccine, warned against speeding up the process for the sake of politics.
UVA Researchers Need COVID-19 Trial Volunteers, Expect a Cure in 2021

CHARLOTTESVILLE- Will we see a COVID-19 vaccine before the end of the year?

Mask Mandate Goes Into Effect
UVA Helps Local Communities Access COVID-19 Testing

CHARLOTTESVILLE-COVID-19 hit Charlottesville's Latinx and Black communities hard, but some of these groups don't have access to mass testing.